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Monday Minute with Trish Downey qa

Feb. 12, 2024 9:01 am

Monday Minute with Trish Downey

“HopePHL is a nonprofit that came about from the merger of people’s Emergency Center, which was here in West Philadelphia for 50 years, and you service Inc, which is sort of the entire Philadelphia community for seven years. So we came together, merged our organizations and our services, and started a new brand called HopePHL, […]
Monday Minute with Junko Takeshita qa

Feb. 5, 2024 9:01 am

Monday Minute with Junko Takeshita

“Our group is leading a study called the ADs up study. It stands for the atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema disparity study in University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia partnership, it’s really important that I emphasize the partnership part because we really want to make sure we’re working with our community, Philadelphia community members, to […]
Monday Minute with Andre Simms qa

Jan. 29, 2024 9:01 am

Monday Minute with Andre Simms

What must the government do to ensure that communities can access adequate health and human services? “Government has to expand the way they define “health” and “health issues”. We need to start responding to poverty, crime and housing insecurities the same way we respond to public health crises like covid or the flu. They need […]
Monday Minute with Malcolm Yates qa

Jan. 22, 2024 9:01 am

Monday Minute with Malcolm Yates

What must government do to ensure that communities can access adequate health and human services? To maximize community access government must ensure the programs are of quality, culturally competent and funded adequately with  long term commitment. Most programs are allocated for a ‘season’ or because it’s a hot topic ultimately disappearing once the issue is […]
Monday Minute with David Fair qa

Jan. 8, 2024 9:01 am

Monday Minute with David Fair

Monday Minute with David Fair, Executive Officer at Turning Points for Children, on human services, poverty, and systems of care
Desperately Seeking Housing qa

Apr. 18, 2023 10:54 am

Desperately Seeking Housing

Insights from those in need of housing locally and trying to navigate the systems our nonprofits and governments have put in place.
5 Questions with new foundation exec Chekemma J. Fulmore-Townsend qa

Sep. 6, 2022 9:00 am

5 Questions with new foundation exec Chekemma J. Fulmore-Townsend

After 20 years at the helm at the Philadelphia Youth Network, she accepted this summer the top job at Hamilton Family Charitable Trust.
5 questions with Dominique Goss, M&T Charitable Foundation’s new executive director qa

Aug. 9, 2022 10:00 am

5 questions with Dominique Goss, M&T Charitable Foundation’s new executive director

She’s stepping into a big role; Goss is replacing a 50-year veteran of M&T and the role requires a relocation to Buffalo, New York.
What a $20 million donation will do for the “benefits access challenge” qa

Apr. 15, 2022 11:32 am

What a $20 million donation will do for the “benefits access challenge”

Founded in 2005, Benefits Data Trust works to address $60 billion in untapped programs. CEO Trooper Sanders just got a “second Christmas morning” from MacKenzie Scott.
Andy Toy becomes policy director at PACDC qa

Sep. 10, 2021 10:55 am

Andy Toy becomes policy director at PACDC

Toy has newly transitioned to his role after more than five years with SEAMAAC and decades of working on community development.